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Law firm underwrites female director of “Red”

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
| Friday, November 11, 2011 12:00 a.m

Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott LLC said its women’s initiative willl underwrite Pamela Berlin in her directorship of “Red” at the Pittsburgh Public Theater.

The bio-drama about artist Mark Rothko won the Tony Award in 2010 for best play. The law firm’s Women’s Initiative at Eckert is the first Pittsburgh area women’s initiative to underwrite a female directorship at the theater off Penn Avenue, Downtown.

The show opened yesterday and runs through Dec. 11. Berlin is a renowned performing arts director, whose New York credits include “Steel Magnolias,” which ran for three years Off Broadway.

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